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Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs Program Presentations


Online meeting of partners on the Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs project was held on 22 June. The next activities of the Agency for Local Democracy as the only partner from Montenegro are the presentations of this useful program of exchange of knowledge and skills to potential users - July 7th  at the Chamber of Commerce of Montenegro, Podgorica and July 15th at IPC Tehnopolis, Niksic. The event in  Bijelo Polje has been postponed, but the Agency is working together with the Municipal Secretariat for Entrepreneurship to ensure that this event is still organized. We invite all interested  persons with a business [...]

Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs Program Presentations2020-07-02T13:47:47+02:00

Ivo Andric in Herceg Novi again


  Representatives of the Local Democracy Agency met with the Mayor of Herceg Novi, Stevan Katic to discuss the progression of realization of the CoCoTour project. The topics were the activities' time-frame and financial dynamics of the project, the modalities of involving institutions in the concept of the community museum. The meeting was attended by representatives of institutions relevant to the following activities of this project and its future life, Gordana Krcunović on behalf of roof cultural institution Herceg Fest and Jovan Subotić and Simonida Kordić from the Municipal Office for International Cooperation.     CoCoTour  scope is the reconstruction of [...]

Ivo Andric in Herceg Novi again2020-06-04T14:57:49+02:00

Project Monumental 9 starts with training for young greeters and vloggers


Monumental 9 starts with  training for young greetes and vloggers Every monument has its own story  Did you know that every monument has its own story?  Chosen young people of Balkan just found out  by participating in Monumental 9 Project training that took place in Prijedor from 13th  to 16th February. The WWII monuments in Balkan area, so called “Spomenik” are well known for their unreal, impressive sci-fi design and attract for many years curios, art-loving and adventurous visitors. They are becoming the ambassadors of Balkan’s cultural tourism with a significant support of Regional Cooperation Council ‘s Tourism programme. LDA [...]

Project Monumental 9 starts with training for young greeters and vloggers2020-02-19T09:19:36+02:00

MONUMENTAL 9: Training “Every Monument has its own story” Open Call for Participants


If you are active young person interested in making new touristic products/routs and offers/; If you are keen to culture, history, gastronomy and amazed with WW II Monuments design - you should  apply for the 4 day training in Prijedor and get the opportunity to develop Monumental 9 project with partner organizations. Local Democracy Agency Montengro along with partners: LDA Mostar, LDA Kosovo, LDA Zavidovici, LDA Prijedor, LDA Knjazevac, LDA Subotica & ALDA Skopje  is developing new touristic products using greeter concept and modern approaches in order  to increase youth employment and income generating activities through engaging micro-localities. The project is [...]

MONUMENTAL 9: Training “Every Monument has its own story” Open Call for Participants2020-01-20T15:33:22+02:00

Clink: Poetry – Steel -Art


Is there anything in common that you can find for poetry, art and iron and steel? Well, Clink project brought these things together in Niksic, Montenegro. There is very unique enterprise in Niksic - Institute for steel metallurgy that supports local community and nourishes its social responsibility through support to artists by providing them ateliers within its facility complex. More than 20 artists create under the roof of this company for many years. One of them is Milena Krivokapic, painter who joined our Clink activities. She and the Institute management wanted to give tribute to famous local poet Vito Nikolic by [...]

Clink: Poetry – Steel -Art2019-11-20T09:29:36+02:00

IMPACT: To shine in dark times


Good vibes continue to spread within IMPACT project activities - Second local workshop gathered refugees from Syria, Iraq, Iran and Turkey in  kitchen of a Centre for Asylum Seekers in Spuž to paint and express what they feel they need to leave on blank papers in front of them. The participants were very eager to feel the brushes slide on canvas and play with colours and meet the members of LDA team and artists. Language was not an obstacle to communicate and share. Atmosphere was chatty and the room was a full of many languages. Motives of their drawing were nostalgic [...]

IMPACT: To shine in dark times2019-10-22T13:43:29+02:00

“Balkans Youth for Europe”: Second training session successfully completed


The second training "Sharing the experience - expanding the thematic work program of the network" within the project "Youth of the Balkans for Europe" ended in Knjazevac on September 12. This three-day event was attended by 30 participants from 14 organizations, including representatives of Local Democracy Agencies , which is one of the founders of the Balkan Network for Local Democracy. The trainings were held from monitoring and evaluation of public policies, evidence based local advocacy, local budgeting and youth policies. The acquired knowledge is very important in the further process of monitoring the accession to the European Union, because [...]

“Balkans Youth for Europe”: Second training session successfully completed2019-09-20T12:09:16+02:00

CLINK: Cultural heritage as a source of urban regeneration


The second international event of the CLINK - Cultural heritage linking diversities in Europe project was held on September 13, 2019 in Knjazevac. This meeting brought together partners who exchanged experiences, a diverse body of ideas, all with a view to more sustainable use of cultural heritage for the social and economic flourishing of the community. The representative of the Agency for Local Democracy, Ana Milovic Jasikovac, in her presentation "Old ways -New days", gave a vivid example of the sustainability of preserving old craftsmanship techniques and traditional crafts, through modern entrepreneurship principles, focused on vulnerable social categories. On that [...]

CLINK: Cultural heritage as a source of urban regeneration2019-09-20T11:57:31+02:00

Co.Co.Tour: Second consortium meeting in Tirana


The Local Democracy Agency team was a participant in the Second Meeting of the Consortium, held on February 12, 2019 in Tirana. The event was organized by the Albanian Development Fund, the main partner of the Co.Co.Tour project, attended by five of the six partners, as well as representatives of the associated partner, the National Protected Areas Agency, while for objective reasons, the representative of Herceg Novi. How to improve communication, achieve project results, address pre-financing with a view to more effectively implementing the activities of the Action Plan for the current period were just some of the topics discussed [...]

Co.Co.Tour: Second consortium meeting in Tirana2019-09-20T11:43:09+02:00

IMPACT: The first “Kick off” meeting in Novo Mesto


The official implementation of the IMPACT - Inclusion Matters! Using Performing Arts towards Cohesion and Tolerance project began with the first Kick of Meeting in Novo Mesto, Slovenia, held from April 9 to April 11, 2019. Representatives of the Local Agency Democracy attended this event together with other partners from the European Union and the Western Balkans, with the aim of ensuring successful implementation of project activities and results through mutual coordination. locally, nationally and internationally, to strengthen the impact of the project. This project will contribute to the promotion of social inclusion through the development of active citizen participation, [...]

IMPACT: The first “Kick off” meeting in Novo Mesto2019-09-20T11:31:06+02:00